Gleneagles ODA Commitment for Africa

Event/initiative: 
Date of commitment: 
July 2005
Related commitment: 
Millennium Development Goal: 
Recipient: 
Commitment status: 
Expired

Commitment

ODA to Africa from the G-8 and other donors will increase to $25 billion a year by 2010, more than doubling aid to Africa compared to 2004.

Target

Additional $25 billion (in 2004 dollars), resulting in total ODA to Africa of $55.3 billion (in 2004 dollars) by 2010, or $64.8 billion (in 2010 dollars)

Progress

ODA from DAC donors to Africa in 2010 was $40.1 billion (in 2004 dollars) or $46.6 billion (in 2010 dollars)

Gap

$15.2 billion (in 2004 dollars), equivalent to $18.2 billion (in 2010 dollars)

Additionality

It is not clear how these commitments relate to other ODA commitments and targets.

Data source: 

MDG Gap Task Force, based on OECD DAC data